Taos, New Mexico — Green Home For Sale

Artisan built home in sustainable off-grid community offers modern comforts alongside remarkable eco-innovation. Soaring ceilings with open floor plan, kiva fireplace, double-paned windows, and hand-built cabinets and doors.


Listing ID: 20184


  • Energy Efficient Home
  • Green Home
  • GreenBuilt Home
  • Healthy Home
  • Natural Home
  • Sustainable Home
  • Straw bale
  • Off the Grid
  • Solar - Photovoltaic

Asking Price (USD) $499,000
Annual Property Tax $1,846
Annual Utility Cost $500
Home Area 2,300 sq ft
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Total Property Area 20 acres
Year Built 2003

Property Description

Artisan built home in sustainable off-grid community offers modern comforts alongside remarkable eco-innovation. Soaring ceilings with open floor plan, kiva fireplace, double-paned windows, and hand-built cabinets and doors. Large second story loft with artist-welded railings has unique sky bridge to copper-clad terrace- perfect for enjoying sunsets and night skies. Mature gardens in front and back courtyards, flagstone terrace with traditional portal, screened porch, and gray water drip irrigation system. Straw bale construction by master builder has passive solar, radiant floor heat, and 8400 gallon water catchment system. Adjacent to the Rio Grande National Monument and an easy drive to Taos Ski Valley, Ojo Caliente, the Gorge Bridge Trail, and Taos restaurants and galleries. A must see: http://tour.circlepix.com/home/BSBKXL/170-Two-Hawks-Trail-Tres-Piedras-NM


What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Passive solar
Off-grid
Water catchment
Interior grey water planter
Straw Bale construction


Neighborhood Description

Northwest of Taos proper is this sustainable community called Cielito Lindo.
All home are sustainable off grid and on a minimum of 20 acres


Market Area

very solid


School District

Taos municipal school district


Community

Taos is a great small town. It is a multi cultural mix of artists and outdoor enthusiasts.


Home Type or Land

Single Family - Two Story


Location of Home or Land

Rural


Elevation of Home

Mountain


Building Details

Air Quality

Agriculture in Area No
Industry in Area No
Air Pollution in Area No
Pesticide Free No
Fragrance Free Yes
Cleaned with Green Products Yes

Interior Environment

Heating System Solar - Passive
Cooling System Passive Cooling
Ventilation System Other
Whole House Filtration Other
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Off the Grid
Solar - Photovoltaic
Water System Rain Water Collection
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type Straw bale
Exterior Finish Stucco
Interior Finish Cement Plaster
Interior Paint Other
Floor Material Concrete
Wood - Solid
Roof Material Metal
Window Material Metal Dual Glazed
Insulation Material Other

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Attached
Number of Cars 2
Garage Area 200 sqft

Property Website

Website: http://tour.circlepix.com/home/BSBKXL/170-Two-Hawks-Trail-Tres-Piedras-NM


Contact Information

ellen lerner

p.o. box 3172
Ranchos de Taos, NM 87557 US
Telephone: (575) 770-4140

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